What Happened on January 28, 1932

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st US state unemployment insurance act enacted (Wisconsin)
  • Japanese forces attack Shanghai.

Famous Birthdays

  • David Hennessy, Lord Windlesham, British peer and TV executive, Leader of the House of Lords (1973-4) (d. 2010)
  • David Thompson, CEO (Gestetner Holdings)
  • Thomas J Bliley Jr, (Rep-R-VA, 1981- )
  • W Parry O'Brien, California, shot putter (Oly-2 gold/silver-52, 56, 60, 64)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Xavier Arens, composer, dies at 75